This stately home of classical design is grandly poised at the corner of the Seaside Avenue and E. Ruskin Street. The design employs densely organized classical elements made transparent with the use of tall windows on the upper floor. With all living spaces on the second level, these important public rooms enjoy a 16’ gabled ceiling and exposed structure. 10’ transomed windows and doors opening onto the spacious veranda flood the second floor with abundant natural light. The extraordinary kitchen is a chef’s dream proudly boasting all top-of-the-line appliances: GE Monogram gas range/oven with 6 burners, griddle, dual oven and stock pot faucet, dual Subzero refrigerators with four freezer drawers, two Fisher Paykel double-drawer dishwashers, Subzero dual beverage refrigerators, two sinks, two appliance cubbies, GE warming oven, two garbage bins, Sharp microwave drawer, trash compactor and oodles of cabinets! The large dining and living areas perfectly complement each other and offer plenty of room for entertaining. Life spills out onto the veranda for enjoying time together with family and friends. An adjacent office with fireplace supplies a cozy nook for when you need to do business. Topping the second level is a snuggly sleeping loft and then the magnificent tower taking in all of Seaside. The first level houses four bedrooms and four baths plus laundry room. The great front porch sets the tone for the rest of this fabulous home. Outdoor living and dining are abundant here with the manicured grounds and outdoor kitchen, gracefully shaded by a by an ivy-covered portico. A two-bedroom, two-bath guest house offers additional room for family.